Jelena Ostapenko is a Latvian professional tennis player. She has career-high WTA rankings of world No. 5 in singles, achieved on 19 March 2018, and world No. 17 in doubles, reached on 2 March 2020.
She defeated Petra Kvitová, the eighth-ranked player in the world, on her route to the final of the Qatar Open, which is a Premier 5 tournament in Doha.
Despite losing to Carla Suarez Navarro in the championship match, she moved up to the number 41 spot in the world rankings.
Ostapenko was seeded in the singles competition at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time in her career during the French Open; nevertheless, she was defeated by Naomi Osaka in the first match of the tournament.
She won her first-round match at the Aegon Classic in straight sets against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, and then she went on to win her second-round match against Petra Kvitová, who is a two-time Wimbledon champion.
In the quarterfinals, Madison Keys was able to advance and defeat her. Together with Oliver Marach, she competed in the mixed doubles competition at Wimbledon. Unfortunately, they were eliminated in the quarterfinals by Heather Watson and Henni Kontinen, who went on to win the tournament.
At the Summer Olympics in 2016, Ostapenko competed in the Olympics for the first time. In the first round, she played Samantha Stosur and was defeated by her.
Jeļena Ostapenko Siblings: Who is Jeļena Ostapenko’s Brother Maksim Ostapenko?
Maksim, Jeena’s sole surviving half-brother, was born and raised in the United States. He has an Instagram page that has the username @luxsurimax.
His Instagram page has 215 followers as of now.